The Advance Project for GPs

Topic

Palliative care in general practice
 
 

Content

Identifying palliative care and Advance Care Planning needs. Concepts covered in this course include:

  • Learning about the role of GPs and general practice in Advance Care Planning and palliative care
  • Learning how evidence-based tools can be used to initiate Advance Care Planning discussions and assess patients and carers palliative and supportive care needs
  • Learning how specialist palliative care services can support general practice in this role, if required
  • Learning how to initiate Advance Care Planning discussions and assess palliative and supportive care needs using the Advance Project Guide and assessment tools.

Depth

Intermediate / Advanced

Target Audience

General Practitioners

Authors

Advance project

Comments

The Advance Project offers a range of learning options for general practitioners to develop their knowledge of, and skills in using, screening tools to support the provision of palliative care and advance care planning (ACP) in everyday general practice. The online training activity for General Practitioners has been accredited by The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

Registration Required

Yes

Payment Required

No

Student Support

Yes

Certificate

Yes

Country of Origin

Australia

Web Address

https://www.theadvanceproject.com.au/tabid/5218/Default.aspx

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